Q. With reference to Global Offshore Wind Alliance (GOWA) consider the following statements:
1.It was set up by the International Renewable Energy Agency and the Global Wind Energy Council. 
2.Belgium has joined the alliance recently at CoP-27.
Select the correct statement using the codes given below:

[A] 1 only

[B] 2 only

[C] Both 1 and 2

[D] Neither 1 nor 2

Answer: C
Notes:

Statement 1:  Global Offshore Wind Alliance (GOWA) has been set up by the International Renewable Energy Agency and the Global Wind Energy Council.

Statement 2: Nine nations, including Belgium, Colombia, Germany, Ireland, Japan, the Netherlands, Norway, the United Kingdom, and the United States, joined the Global Offshore Wind Alliance (GOWA) at COP27 and committed to rapidly expanding offshore wind to address climate change and energy security concerns.

Source: Economic Times